Brit Awards: Watch the Live Stream
Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Little Mix and more expected to perform.
The biggest and best in U.K. music will be honored at the 37th annual Brit Awards in London on Wednesday. The Brit Awards are the U.K.'s equivalent to the Grammys, celebrating and paying tribute to U.K. chart and commercial successes. The show is one of the country’s largest music spectacles, with Adele dominating last year’s ceremony, winning four awards.
Performers confirmed to hit the stage this year include Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Little Mix, The 1975, Emeli Sandé, Skepta and Robbie Williams.
The awards show will air live in the U.K. on ITV from London’s O2 Arena as well as being live-streamed, starting at noon PT. It will also air in the U.S. on BBC America at noon. PT. Watch it below, and click here for the latest winners.
Top nominees are Rihanna, Little Mix and Skepta, each scoring three nominations. David Bowie and Drake are among those tied with two noms apiece.
The late David Bowie is nominated for British male solo artist and album of the year. He'll vie with The 1975, Kano, Michael Kiwanuka and Skepta for album of the year. Leonard Cohen also received his first Brit Award nomination, posthumously, for international master solo artist.
Following in the footsteps of Bowie and Elton John, Robbie Williams will receive this year's Brit Icon award.
This year’s ceremony was originally set to be hosted by Michael Buble, but the singer had to opt out due to his son’s illness. The show will now be hosted by Dermot O’Leary and Emma Willis.